First Look: Elite Survival Systems Stealth Backpack

Keep your gear close at hand and out of sight.

posted on March 29, 2022
ESS Stealth Backpack

The Stealth Backpack from Elite Survival Systems was designed for discreet storage and transport of a short-barreled rifle, large format pistol or a full-sized rifle that has been broken down into two pieces. The pack also has plenty of room for mission-critical gear, while the modular, adjustable tie-down system of this quick-release rifle backpack allows the operator to configure the rifle for quick access or secure storage. There is also a low profile pistol compartment that provides rapid access to a handgun. 

The backpack has a large accessory compartment with attachment options for additional hook and loop and MOLLE pouches to give you ample room for magazines and gear. The main compartment has locking zipper pulls that allow the user to secure the firearm and includes a tie-down system to hold it securely in place. There are also additional hook and loop and MOLLE accessories available. The weight of the pack is 4.375 pounds, and it is 25 inches tall, 12 inches wide and 9 inches deep.

Elite Survival Systems Stealth Backpack Features

  • Lightweight nylon exterior provides a covert, sports-pack style
  • Concealed handgun backpack is made with 500 denier nylon inside for maximum durability
  • Entire main compartment is lined with hook-and-loop for complete customization
  • Adjustable tie-down system to secure firearm
  • Quick-access handgun compartment
  • Padded sides and bottom protect firearms
  • Accessory compartment has both hook and loop and MOLLE webbing adding pouches to the pack
  • Mesh pocket adds visibility for parts and other gear
  • Front compartment admin panel for paperwork, ID, keys, etc.
  • S-shaped backpack straps, sternum strap, and molded carry handle
  • Heavy-duty #10 covered zippers with quiet easy-pull tabs
  • Removable waist strap with zippered pockets and quick-release buckle
  • Vented back panel with lumbar support
  • Adjustable compression straps
  • Bottle pocket on both sides

MSRP for the Stealth Backpack is $244.95, and for more information on this product or other gear from Elite Survival Systems, please visit


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